He makes a choice (Picture: ITV)
They then gave into their feelings and crossed a very dangerous line with a steamy night of passion at Vic’s cottage, deciding that they wanted to see where things go.
They have continued to see each other since then on the down low, but with them both walking around with Cheshire cat grins, people are starting to notice. Even David immediately clocked Jacob’s ‘dopey loved-up grin’ after he got down and dirty with Vic.
Leyla (Roxy Shahidi) is another sex-secret-scent-hound having worked out that her son has a mystery girlfriend and is desperate to find out who she is. Jacob is battling to keep the secret down instead of shouting it from the rooftops.
David (Matthew Wolfenden) has also been fighting his feelings for Vic, which have reignited. He’s been slowly coming to terms with the fact she doesn’t want him back, but it’s been a journey.
It is a huge risk (Picture: ITV)
For a while, he’d convinced himself that she was open to trying again. But little did he know she’d already started sleeping with his son.
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So now Jacob is buckling under the stress of keeping his new relationship a secret. He and Victoria hold hands outside the shop, but it becomes a seriously close call when David suddenly appears.
The risk becomes too much for Jacob and he makes a difficult decision.
A little later, after hours and hours of no replies, Victoria realises Jacob is ghosting her. But there’s more to his silent treatment than meets the eye. Is this it for Vic and Jacob?
The risk proves too great.